COP26: Cyclone Idai’s devastation reveals the brutal impact of climate emergency

By Panashe Noel Jonga, Kaitlin Wraight, and Morven Mackay Antony Bhuku was woken at half eight in the evening by the clamour of a storm. Chimanimani,...
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Forum On Public Sector Procurement Management & Auditing, Istanbul – Turkey...

Theme: The Future of Public Procurement Operations & Management Date: October 17th – 21st, 2022 Venue: Istanbul, Turkey Rationale The World Bank report puts the annual global public...

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Business and Economy

Bybit Launchpad 2.0 to Host DEFY IEO

ROAD TOWN, British Virgin Islands, 5 August 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Bybit, the third most visited cryptocurrency exchange in the world, will list DEFY, the native platform...

Exploring The China- Africa Trade Relationship

China has been Africa's largest trading partner for a long time. In 2021 alone, the value of trade between Africa and China rose by...

Liberia, Ireland Reaffirm Commitment to Promote Bilateral Cooperation

Liberia and Ireland have rekindled their commitment to deepen bilateral cooperation: emphasizing trade and investment; as well as driving democratic governance and human rights. Speaking...

Governance and Policy

Tweah Says Weah Will Retain Presidency

The Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Samuel D. Tweah Jr, has boasted that President George Manneh will win next year’s presidential election based...

Nigeria adds 10.5 million new voters ahead of elections next year

Nigeria has added more than 10 million new voters to its election register, most of them youths, ahead of a presidential vote next February,...

Beacon Power Services, closes $2.7M seed round to improve electricity access for cities across Sub-Saharan Africa

LAGOS, Nigeria, 5 August 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Beacon Power Services (BPS), an energy tech company providing data and grid management solutions to help...

Feature Reports

Tweah Vindicated in Road Fund Saga

The Senate Committee on Public Accounts and Audits has in a report confirmed the assertion made by Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Samuel...

International Forum on African–Caribbean Leadership (IFAL) – New York 2022

THEME:  Redefining Trans-regional Cooperation for Sustainable Peace and Development VENUE: New York Hilton Midtown, 1335 Avenue of the Americas, New York USA DATE: 21 September 2022 EVENT...

PUBLIC VOTING FOR AFRICAN BUSINESS LEADERSHIP AWARDS (ABLA) 2022 COMMENCES ONLINE

…winners to be honoured on 4th July 2022 in London, UK Portsmouth, United Kingdom/ May 20, 2022 The African Leadership magazine has recently unveiled a shortlist...

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Development

UNIDO, UN Women Praise Egypt’s Role in Supporting Women’s Issues

A joint statement by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization "UNIDO" and the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women...

Why Do African Women Need Financial Literacy?

With the rise of female entrepreneurship and growing female participation in the workforce, improving financial literacy for women is more important than ever. When...

Africa’s Youth O-Clock: Leading from the front

By Omowumi Odesomi For a very long time, youths in Africa lived under the popular saying of being the leaders of tomorrow, a tomorrow that...

International

US Senate confirms First Black Woman, Ketanji Brown-Jackson to the Supreme Court

The United States Senate on Thursday confirmed Ketanji Brown Jackson as the first Black woman ever to serve on the Supreme Court. The 51-year-old’s appointment...

US Donates Military Vehicles to AU Troops in Somalia

The United States has donated 24 armoured personnel carriers to the African Union peacekeeping mission in Somalia, three months after the deadliest attack in...

Malawi Government Stops Plans to ‘Export’ Unemployed Nurses

Malawi's nurses' union is urging President Lazarus Chakwera to allow about 2,000 nurses to work in the United States and Saudi Arabia after the...

Innovation and ICT

Africa’s Tech Ecosystem to Record $712 Billion Growth By 2050 — Report

Endeavour Nigeria, a global organisation of high-impact entrepreneurs, says Africa’s technology sector will record a significant growth estimated at $712 billion by 2050. The organisation...

Africa Data Centre to set up 30MW Facility in Ghana

Africa Data Centres, a subsidiary of Cassava Technologies Group, a pan-African technology conglomerate, is constructing a 30MW data centre facility in Accra, Ghana. The Accra...

The Need for The Adoption of Blockchain Technology in Africa

Technological advancement is the in-thing across the world and Africa is not left out. In recent times, it has been observed that Africa is...

Sports and Entertainment

Sports as Africa’s Development Tool

Apart from its health benefits, Sports can play an important role in a safer, more prosperous, and more peaceful society, through its educational values...

The Rise and Rise of the African Music Industry

The Phrase 'Africa Rising' is no longer applicable only when we want to talk about the Continent's Economy, innovations or business space, it is...

Kenyan wins $250,000 Aster Guardian Global Nursing award

Kenyan nurse, Anna Qabale Duba, is the first winner of the prestigious Aster Guardian Global Nursing Award. Ms Qabale, who hails from Marsabit county, has...

Environment

Global awareness critical to protect world’s mangroves: UN science chief

NEW YORK, USA, 27 July 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-Time is running out to protect the world’s mangroves which are not only home to many...

Beacon Power Services, closes $2.7M seed round to improve electricity access for cities across Sub-Saharan Africa

LAGOS, Nigeria, 5 August 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Beacon Power Services (BPS), an energy tech company providing data and grid management solutions to help...

Cote d’Ivoire discovers new oil, gas

Cote d’Ivoire reported a fresh discovery of offshore oil and natural gas by Italian firm Eni on Thursday, expanding the potential of reserves found...